Columbia Falls Teacher Killed

By Beacon Staff

Joe Greene, a well-liked Columbia Falls Junior High School social studies teacher and coach, died Monday due to injuries sustained in a June 29 four-wheeler accident.

Greene, 35, sustained head injuries when he crashed his ATV at about 10 p.m. Sunday on Highway 2 East in Columbia Falls. There were no other vehicles involved in the accident and the cause of the crash is still being investigated by the Montana Highway Patrol.

Greene was not wearing a helmet.

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